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Facebook blocks gun accessory ads to the under 18s
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 05:05:00 -0400

Facebook has tightened the rules about what sort of firearms-related content is visible by the site's underage users. From June 21st, ads for weapon accessories, from optics, flashlights and holsters through to bulletproof vests and camouflage gear,... Read More ...
 
Volvo builds a self-docking yacht
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 04:05:00 -0400

There are plenty of things that can go wrong when you dock a boat, and if they do, the consequences can be expensive. It's a problem that Volvo Penta claims to have solved after building a "self-docking yacht" that can park itself in spaces no sailor... Read More ...
 
Amazon Prime Video is offering dubious conspiracy videos
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 01:17:00 -0400

It won't surprise you to hear that streaming services are full of documentary-style videos with dodgy claims about aliens or the paranormal. Amazon Prime Video, however, is coming under fire for offering considerably worse. The Telegraph has notice... Read More ...
 
Xbox One preview brings FastStart loading to Game Pass
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 23:11:00 -0400

If you like the thought of speeding up access to Xbox Game Pass titles with FastStart, you don't have to wait until the finished Xbox One update arrives later in June -- you can try it right now. Microsoft has rolled out FastStart to both its Xbox On... Read More ...
 
Man goes to prison for attempting to hijack web domain at gunpoint
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 21:37:00 -0400

Internet domains are becoming increasingly desirable, especially as the web becomes crowded and it becomes harder to find memorable addresses. However, one man unfortunately took this to a violent extreme. Iowa resident Sherman Hopkins Jr. has been s... Read More ...
 
3D world-building tool SculptVR makes its way to PSVR
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 20:08:00 -0400

SculptVR already provides creative minds a way to conjure up Minecraft-like worlds with detailed 3D sculptures on the Oculus Rift, HTC Vive and Google Daydream. Now, it's also giving PlayStation VR fans the tools they need to bring their imagination... Read More ...
 
Google demo shows how AR can thrive on the web
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 18:35:00 -0400

Google has been hyping up augmented reality on the web, and it's easy to understand why -- it promises an immersive experience without requiring a special app. But what does that look like in practice? The company now has an easy way to find out.... Read More ...
 
Amazon sunsets its live video tech support for Fire tablets
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 17:02:00 -0400

In our Fire phone review from 2014, we called Mayday one of Amazon's most brilliant features. People can use it to summon tech support advisers on their Amazon devices within seconds, after all, and those reps can help people fix whatever issue they'... Read More ...
 
Leak shows the Samsung folding phone that might have been
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 15:33:00 -0400

Samsung has been talking about making folding phones for years with little to show for it, but it might have come closer to doing that than you think. A leaker has claimed to have photos of "Project V," a dual-screen phone that would have been in dev... Read More ...
 
Fox turns ad breaks into dramas in bid to fight ad skipping
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 14:02:00 -0400

There's little doubt that TV's commercial breaks are on the decline. How do you get people to watch ads in an era of ad-skipping DVRs and commercial-free streaming services like Netflix or Hulu? Fox Networks has an idea: turn ad time into mini dram... Read More ...
 
The best drip coffee maker
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 12:30:00 -0400

By Cale Guthrie Weissman and Liz Clayton This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article... Read More ...
 
Beyoncé and Jay-Z take digs at Spotify in latest Tidal exclusive
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 11:01:00 -0400

Beyoncé and Jay-Z aren't keeping quiet in the wake of Tidal's scandals around inflated numbers and late royalties... if anything, they're ramping things up. The power couple have released a joint album exclusive to the service, Everything is L... Read More ...
 
Ben Heck's mini arcade teardown
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 09:30:00 -0400

If big companies can glue portable electronics together, why can't we? Ben decides to go all the way with the sticky stuff by tearing down and then rebuilding a mini arcade. Originally designed as a keychain, the arcade isn't quite small enough... Read More ...
 
Jaguar breaks the world's electric boat speed record
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 07:46:00 -0400

You frequently see car manufacturers trying to break electric speed records on land, but where are the boats? Don't worry -- Jaguar, Vector and Williams feel the need for nautical speed. The trio have broken both the world and UK speed records with... Read More ...
 
Watch a Tesla Model X zoom inside a Boring Company tunnel
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 00:51:00 -0400

Someday, The Boring Company's tunnels could become a busy network of passenger-carrying shuttles, private vehicles and bicycles trying to dodge traffic. But right now, its existing tunnel under LA is pretty ahem boring -- save for a short moment last... Read More ...
 
Foxconn establishes its North American headquarters in Milwaukee
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 22:34:00 -0400

Foxconn is extending its fledgling American footprint beyond its planned display factory in Wisconsin. The tech manufacturing behemoth is establishing its North American headquarters in Milwaukee, 30 miles north of the upcoming factory. It's buying... Read More ...
 
Silk Road creator's alleged ally extradited to the US
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 21:05:00 -0400

Key Silk Road figure Roger Thomas Clark, better known by his Variety Jones alias, is now facing trial in the US. The alleged mentor to creator Ross Ulbricht (aka Dread Pirate Roberts) has been extradited to the States after spending well over two yea... Read More ...
 
Tesla is now making 3,500 Model 3 cars per week
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 19:32:00 -0400

Tesla has been scrambling to make its goal of producing 5,000 Model 3 cars per week by July, and it appears to be making good progress... although it also has a long way to go. Electrek has obtained a company-wide email from Elon Musk indicating that... Read More ...
 
'Fortnite' marks World Cup with stadium and goal scoring challenges
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 18:03:00 -0400

You didn't think Epic Games would let a sporting event as momentous as the World Cup go by without a Fortnite tie-in, did you? Sure enough, the developer has made a slew of updates to mark the beautiful game's most important tournament. There's now... Read More ...
 
Amazon and Microsoft back campaign against California privacy act
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 16:32:00 -0400

Amazon, Microsoft and even Uber have joined Google and other tech titans in actively opposing the California Consumer Privacy Act. As The Verge saw in the state's disclosure records, the three giants contributed a significant amount of money to a cam... Read More ...
 
Leica C-Lux brings style to long-zoom compact cameras
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 14:58:00 -0400

When you think of compact cameras with long-zoom lenses, "fashionable" probably doesn't come to mind. They tend to be very utilitarian devices where looks take a backseat to the optics you need for a dramatic vacation shot. Leica wants to change th... Read More ...
 
A Stephen Hawking musical tribute was beamed directly at a black hole
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 13:31:00 -0400

The European Space Agency had its own special way of marking a memorial service for astrophysicist Professor Stephen Hawking. At the same time his ashes were interred at Westminster Abbey in London, the ESA beamed music featuring Hawking's famously s... Read More ...
 
Video referee technology influences its first World Cup goal
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 11:59:00 -0400

When FIFA greenlit the use of video assistant referees at the 2018 World Cup, there was one overriding question: how long would it take before the technology shaped an important call? Not long at all, apparently. Two days into the group stage, offi... Read More ...
 
RIP, 'Pro Evolution Soccer'
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 10:30:00 -0400

I have a mild obsession with FIFA video games, largely because I like playing with official teams and players rather than fictional ones. But, I always gave Pro Evolution Soccer (PES) a chance. Two years ago, I even wrote that Konami's title was actu... Read More ...
 
Ask Engadget: Should I switch to a Chromebook?
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0400

The support shared among readers in the comments section is one of the things we love most about the Engadget community. Over the years, we've known you to offer sage advice on everything from Chromecasts and cameras to drones and smartphones. In fac... Read More ...
 
2019 Jaguar I-Pace first drive review: This cat will hunt - Roadshow
There's a new player in the luxury EV market from an unlikely source, and it's putting Tesla on notice, reinforcing the idea that electrification and performance go hand in hand.
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Five things you need to know about the 2019 Jaguar I-Pace video - Roadshow
Jaguar's all-electric I-Pace is coming to drink Tesla's milkshake, and here are five things you need to know.
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The most interesting Microsoft hardware rumors video - CNET
We rank the most compelling reports on Microsoft's vision of the future including new Surface devices, the next generation Hololens and a brand-new pocketable device.
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For better or for worse: Kid at wedding breaks $132K art - CNET
A boy attending a Kansas wedding reception tried to "hug" a one-of-a-kind mosaic artwork, to disastrous results.
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Europe's oldest human fossil could be almost 1 million years old - CNET
Testing dates the fossil's teeth at between 772,000 and 949,000 years old.
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Machines can now finish the Rubik's Cube without human help - CNET
First the Rubik's Cube. Next? A bigger Rubik's Cube probably.
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Mexico World Cup fans jump with joy, cause small earthquake - CNET
There was a whole lotta shaking going on in Mexico City as fans celebrated their national team beating Germany.
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The Curiosity Rover took this selfie in the middle of a dust storm on Mars - CNET
The Curiosity Rover looks like a million bucks regardless of the weather. Work it!
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Use this Chrome extension to know if you're reading fake or biased news - CNET
Its has become increasingly difficult to tell, but this Chrome extension aims to fix that.
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World Cup 2018 memes: Mexico stuns Germany; Brazil pops a balloon - CNET
Doggone it, there were a lot of Chihuahua vs. German Shepherd jokes. And then there was the red balloon.
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Can you game your way to better abs? - CNET
We go abs-on with the Stealth Core Trainer, which combines a planking apparatus with a smartphone app to motivate you through the pain.
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DirecTV Now trades speed for features video - CNET
DirecTV Now has upgraded its Roku app with new features including a DVR but it's a little rough around the edges
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Incredibles 2 smashes animated-movie opening weekend record - CNET
Pixar's super-family not only crushed the animated-film record, but vaulted onto the top 10 list for all movies.
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Here's what Apple's doing to get you excited about AR - CNET
Apple's AR updates in iOS 12 are paving the way for where headsets could go next.
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Best mobile games of 2018 - CNET
Looking for a new game to play on your phone or tablet? Here are our picks of the best mobile games.
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The 50 best iPhone games - CNET
If you're all about the iPhone, these are some of the best games you can play.
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The 44 best Android games of 2018 - CNET
These are unequivocally the best Android games on the planet.
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Here's why Elder Scrolls Blades is my most anticipated iPhone game - CNET
Commentary: I'm not even an Elder Scrolls fan, but I can't wait until this game comes out.
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Managing Formula 1 tires is a complex job, here’s how Pirelli does it - Roadshow
Handling the development of Formula 1 tires is just the start of the job for Pirelli.
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Apple Pay vs. Samsung Pay vs. Google Pay: Which mobile payment system is best? - CNET
So many ways to pay, so little time. Here’s the breakdown.
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Last chance for Amazon Father's Day deals on Echo speakers, Kindle readers, Fire tablets, more - CNET
Nice savings on Fire TV streamers, too.
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Can technology help our garden grow? - CNET
We planted some vegetables in the garden of the CNET Smart Home and installed connected gadgets to take care of our plants.
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Don’t have enough power outlets? Here's what you can do - CNET
Get more use out of your outlets and stay safe while doing it.
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How to combat 'phoneliness' - CNET
A new study likens smartphone addiction to substance abuse. Here are some ways to break the habit.
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The CNET Smart Garden comes to life - CNET
Check out the smart garden in action.
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